Archive for the ‘Nature’ Category

rainbow day

Posted on September 15th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

Cash and I headed to Nederland this morning to return a library book.  It was sprinkling a little, and we saw this amazing full rainbow.  The second-from-top photo is of a cattle farm along the way whose barns and houses are painted light pink, always giving me the sense of a perpetual sunrise/sunset.  The rainbow […]


Posted on July 22nd, 2015 by mountain girl  |  1 Comment »

Here are a few pics of our meanderings from the past week or so. 🙂 It’s been cool-ish up where we live, but so much warmer just down the mountain in Boulder. We spent an afternoon at the park and creek. Roasting marshmallows at home (on my birthday). A watercolor by Cash. He’s loving art […]

hiking in the mountains

Posted on June 30th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

We went hiking yesterday–David, his brother Rich, and I–before the kids woke up.  Grandma, Grandpa, and Caleb stayed to watch them, so we scampered out of there happy and free. Woo-hoo! It took us about an hour to reach the top.  There was a little meadow about halfway up where we stopped to call home […]

almost summer

Posted on June 20th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

These almost-summer days are full to bursting.  The weather has changed, and suddenly we’re soaking up these amazing days from sunup (4 am) to sundown (after 9 pm).  Yesterday in Boulder it was 100 degrees, and back home in the mountains, an unbelievable 80 degrees.  In these last few days before David comes home, we’re… […]

a day in the life

Posted on June 15th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

Here’s a peek into our day yesterday! Cash made a whole batch of these drawings when he got up in the morning.  It’s typical Cash art, and I think it’s actually writing (the paper is sideways). A photo of my elbow, by Cash. Bre’fis. 🙂 I love my new Lodge skillet.  I seasoned it in […]